Results for "Contrasts"
By Bounce Trio
Label: We See Music Records
Track listing: Kind Folk;It Should Have Been A Normal Day (In Memory..); Charade (Impro 1A); Bounce One; Keepin It Quiet; Smog (Impro 1C); J.Z.; Shine On Your Crazy Diamond; Rage (Impro 2); Innocent Victims; Equalibrium (Impro 3); Bounce Ten.
by Dan McClenaghan
At the heart of things, the Bounce Trio's Contrasts is a set of good time organ jazz, coming out of the tradition of Jimmy Smith, Jack McDuff, Dr. Lonnie Smith, three organists who emerged in the 50s and 60s, riding a highly engaging urban soul jazz wave. But in a genre that seems more resistant to ...
by Hrayr Attarian
Multi reedist Sam Rivers' 1980 Contrasts in addition to being his only date as a leader for ECM, is a perfect example of his mid-career oeuvre. A sublime balance of intense, almost mystical lyricism and a singular sense of adventure permeates the album that appears for the first time in the CD format and is simultaneously ...
by John Kelman
In a significant discography now approaching forty titles as a leader across five decades, Contrasts stands out as the only recording that left-of-center saxophonist/flautist Sam Rivers led for ECM. Originally released in 1980 on vinyl and previously unavailable on CD, it is finally seeing the light of day again as part of the label's Re:solutions series--and ...
By Jon Gordon
Label: Double Time Records
Track listing: 01. Stardust (Carmichael/parish) - 8:57; 02. Young At Heart (Leigh/Richards) - 6:53; 03. Bye Ya (Thelonious Mont) - 3:11; 04. For Sue (Jack Montrose) - 5:26; 05. These Foolish Things (Link/Maschwitz/Strachey) - 5:31; 06. Contrasts (Charlap/Gordon) - 3:02; 07. I Fall In Love Too Easily (Cahn/Styne) - 5:54; 08. Compensation (Kenny Werner) - 6:41; 09. Over the Rainbow (Arlen/Harburg) - 6:24; 10. Epilogue (Gordon/Charlap) - 1:32.
by AAJ Italy Staff
Il duo sax alto/pianoforte è una situazione tutta speciale, senza ritmica, in cui non c'è lo spazio per nascondersi. Negli ultimi anni specie Lee Konitz, insieme al Franco D'Andrea o Martial Solal, o il tedesco Frank Wunsch, ha lasciato delle prove molto belle nel genere, senza dimenticare il duo Greg Osby - Marc Copland ed il ...